Anthony Hill Obituary

This obituary was submitted by Louis Ruf.


The Parkersburg News Parkersburg WV, March 29, 1953

Anthony Hill, 93, who came to Parkersburg from Meadowville in 1902, died yesterday at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Ella Alton, 3511 Emerson Av.
He attended the Phelps Memorial Methodist church.
He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Alton, at whose home he died; Mrs. Lillie Davis, Vienna, and Mrs. Priscilla Webb, Clarksburg; three sons, Thomas Hill, Clarksburg, and Denver and Raymond Hill, both of Rt. 2, Parkersburg; one brother, Jacob Hill, Belington; two sisters, Mrs. Appline Harvey and Mrs. Minerva Moore, both of Belington; several nieces and nephews; 24 grandchildren, 59 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m., from the Leavitt funeral home, with the Rev. Elmer S. Wilson officiating. Interment will take place in Arlington Memorial Gardens.

(Anthony was a son of Edward and Catharine Digman Hill. He married Sarah E. Bogard of Doddridge County in 1879 in Barbour County. They resided in Barbour, Doddridge and Wood Counties, WV.)


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